Jennifer Le Nechet is the first French bartender to win the "World's Best Bartender" title in the World Class competition.
Café Moderne: Le Nechet has been mixing up creative cocktails at Paris' Café Moderne for nearly two years.
Gravity Bar: An undulating ceiling made of plywood "waves" sets the stage at Gravity Bar near the Canal Saint-Martin in Paris.
Gravity Bar: "The cocktails are extraordinary," says Le Nechet. Fresh garnishes stand at the ready.
Le Mary Celeste: Of the popular Paris bars run by Quixotic Projects, this is Le Nechet's favorite.
Le Mary Celeste: In addition to the cocktails, the deviled eggs are a standout, Le Nechet says.
Verre & Chope: This quiet wine and beer bar on Rue de Rochechouart serves a mean Croque-Monsieur sandwich.
Baton Rouge: A Louisiana-themed bar in Paris, Baton Rouge "really stands out because of this cool, unique décor," says Le Nechet.
Baton Rouge: Expertly made cocktails complement the voodoo paraphernalia and fleur-de-lis accents.